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Western Scottish Folklore & Superstitions

Western Scottish Folklore & Superstitions
  

Discover the old folklore of Western Scotland. Even at the turn of the 19th century, Scots kept alive a rich trove of superstitions and beliefs, from cradle to grave. In the pages of this classic volume of lore, readers can discover a wealth of crafted charms, folk-medicine, fort... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781590210543
Barcode 9781590210543
Published 1 December 2008 by Lethe Press
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Napier, James
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ISBN-13 9781590210543
ISBN-10 1590210549
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Lethe Press
Imprint Lethe Press
Publication Date 1 December 2008
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Napier, James
Category British & Irish History
Myths & Mythology
Folklore
Unexplained Phenomena / The Paranormal
Number of Pages 192 pp
Dimensions Width: 213mm
Height: 167mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 295g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Popular Culture & Media: General Interest
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

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Discover the old folklore of Western Scotland. Even at the turn of the 19th century, Scots kept alive a rich trove of superstitions and beliefs, from cradle to grave. In the pages of this classic volume of lore, readers can discover a wealth of crafted charms, folk-medicine, fortune-telling, second sight as well as the eerie threats of witchcraft that worried local men and women around Glasgow.

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